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Calcite from
Nieves Mine (Nieves Quarry), Viérnoles, Torrelavega, Cantabria, Spain

Mineral Species
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Díaz de Baranda, B., Ruiz, P., Carral, J. y Menor, C. (2009), Mina "Nieves", Viernoles (Cantabria). Bocamina, 23:14-45
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nieves Mine (Nieves Quarry), Viérnoles, Torrelavega, Cantabria, Spain
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Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
5.2km (3.2 miles) A Reocín Mine, Reocín, Cantabria, Spain
15.0km (9.3 miles) B Hermosa Mine, Sel del Haya, Cobijón, Udías, Cantabria, Spain
18.6km (11.6 miles) C Candesa Quarry, Verdenueva Height, Camargo, Cantabria, Spain
18.9km (11.7 miles) D La Verde Quarry, Verdenueva Height, Camargo, Cantabria, Spain
54.1km (33.6 miles) E El Aila (La Lastra), Laredo, Cantabria, Spain
54.8km (34.0 miles) F Las Manforas Mine (Aliva Mine), Camaleño, Cantabria, Spain
55.4km (34.4 miles) G Ángela Mine (Matienzo Este Mine), Matienzo, Valle de Carranza, Vizcaya, Basque Country, Spain
63.5km (39.4 miles) H Ya Salió Mine, Fuente Dé, Camaleño, Cantabria, Spain
70.1km (43.5 miles) I Delfina Mine (Alda mine; Minona), Hoyos de Alda, Ortiguero, Prado, Cabrales, Asturias, Spain
76.0km (47.2 miles) J Milagro Mine, Bobia de Arriba, Onís, Asturias, Spain
79.2km (49.2 miles) K Bodovalle mine, Gallarta, Abanto y Ciervana (Abanto Zierbena), Vizcaya, Basque Country, Spain
87.4km (54.3 miles) L Iron Mines ("Mintetxu mine"; "Eusebio mine"), Alonsotegi, Vizcaya, Basque Country, Spain
87.5km (54.4 miles) M Peña de la Cueva Mine, Burón, León, Castile and Leon, Spain
90.9km (56.5 miles) N Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
92.8km (57.6 miles) O El Pedrazal Mine, Lois, Crémenes, Leon, Castile and Leon, Spain
93.1km (57.8 miles) P San Lino open pit, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
94.2km (58.6 miles) Q El Vallín open pit (La Coria open pit), Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
94.4km (58.7 miles) R Jaimina Mine, Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
95.2km (59.2 miles) S Valnegro open pit (Pie de Potro open pit), Duyos, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
96.1km (59.7 miles) T Emilio Mine, Loroñe, Obdulia vein, Colunga District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
99.3km (61.7 miles) U Escarlati Mine, Puerto de las Señales, Maraña, León, Castile and Leon, Spain
110.7km (68.8 miles) V Respina Mine, Fuentes de Respina, Puebla de Lillo, León, Castile and Leon, Spain
113.9km (70.7 miles) W Trespuentes, Iruña de Oca, Álava, Basque Country, Spain
123.5km (76.7 miles) X Ocio, Zambrana, Álava, Basque Country, Spain
123.6km (76.8 miles) Y Treviño, Burgos, Castile and Leon, Spain
126.7km (78.7 miles) Z La Viesca Mine, Huergo, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
127.6km (79.3 miles) 0 Collada Mine, Collada vein, La Collada, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
128.4km (79.8 miles) 1 Coroña shaft, Josefa-Veneros vein (Josefa-Veneros Norte vein), Coroña de Arriba-La Collada, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
128.7km (80.0 miles) 2 Tutankamen Mine (San Valerio Mine), Mondragón (Arrasate), Vizcaya, Basque Country, Spain
129.6km (80.5 miles) 3 San Josepe Quarry, Mondragón (Arrasate), Vizcaya, Basque Country, Spain
131.1km (81.4 miles) 4 Peñacerrada-Urizharra, Álava, Basque Country, Spain
143.5km (89.2 miles) 5 Villabona Mines (San Ismael Pit; Santofirme Peak), Villabona, Llanera, Villabona Mining Area, Asturias, Spain
145.7km (90.5 miles) 6 Aizpea Mines, Zerain, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
146.1km (90.8 miles) 7 Troya Mine, Mutiloa, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
147.2km (91.4 miles) 8 Exminesa Quarry, Mutiloa, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
147.6km (91.7 miles) 9 Moscona Mine, Solís, Corvera de Asturias, Villabona mining area, Asturias, Spain
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